Category Archives: News

Amtrak Hops on the WiFi Train
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January 16, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

Amtrak Hops on the WiFi Train

WiFi is popping up nearly everywhere these days, and strangely enough the term ‘free’ seems to be used a lot when discussing WiFi hot spots that are not totally free. …

Verizon 4G LTE So Too Fast For Unlimited Data Plans?
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January 13, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

Verizon 4G LTE So Too Fast For Unlimited Data Plans?

Broadband services tend to get faster year after year, and there is a rumor circulating that Verizon’s 4G LTE is so exceptionally fast that the company might need to reconsider…

Comcast Takes on the FCC
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January 12, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

Comcast Takes on the FCC

Over the past year or two, the FCC has made a large issue over Comcast Corp’s throttling and/or blocking of peer to peer traffic is now famous, and has altered…

Boxee: Broadband Media Box a Game Changer?
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January 11, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

Boxee: Broadband Media Box a Game Changer?

One of the many interesting products officially unveiled at CES 2010, though hardly unexpected, was that of the Boxee Box.  The Boxee Box is a media center device designed by…

Verizon ETF-Increasing Myths Debunked
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January 10, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

Verizon ETF-Increasing Myths Debunked

An allegedly authentic internal Verizon memo leaked to various websites just prior to Christmas supposedly contained a number of proposed changes to Verizon’s Fios pricing structure as well as to…

AT&T to End Analog Landline Phone Services?
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January 8, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

AT&T to End Analog Landline Phone Services?

AT&T has long since been associated with telephones, and thus it may come as a bit of a surprise that the telecom giant wrote a letter to the FCC asking…